Choosing a different career path

A degree from a top university may still be a fast track to the top, but enlightened organisations are beginning to tap a wider talent pool

Breaking the mould of endemic abuse in media and entertainment

Oprah Winfrey at the Golden Globes

The media and entertainment industry currently faces its biggest shake-up and social awakening since the 1950s studio system ceased grooming stars

Racial equality is set to be biggest issue in the workplace

Racial inequality illustration

While headlines scream of sexual harassment and gender discrimination, race is poised to become the major issue in the workplace

Counting the cost of MS

As well as the personal cost of multiple sclerosis, sufferers may experience discrimination in the workplace resulting in early retirement, as Victoria Fletcher discovers

Disabled people can do a good job

Attitudes towards disabled people are changing for the better, but there are still significant barriers to overcome in the workplace, writes Nick Martindale

Empowering staff improves morale

Advances in technology have liberated the disabled workforce and enabled more people with disabilities to play a full role in working life, as Jo Faragher reports

Figures are stacked against disabled people in austerity Britain

Despite greater understanding of their needs, disabled people continue to face barriers to employment as well as wage discrimination, writes Clare Bettelley

In the interests of the economy… and fairness

The UK’s lack of “disability know-how” is unfair and a brake on the economy, says Business Disability Forum’s Susan Scott-Parker